MSc Psychological Therapies Practice and Research (Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapies and Approaches)

Programme duration: 1 year, part time.

This programme has been developed to enable you to extend the PGDip Psychological Therapies Practice and Research (Mindfulness-based Cognitive therapies and Approaches) into an MSc by undertaking a piece of empirical research. The research dissertation will allow you to follow your research interests in a topic related to mindfulness-based cognitive therapies and approaches. Supervision is provided by a clinical/psychological therapies researcher with provision available to support project supervision over the telephone or through internet-based software applications to improve access to the programme.

To progress to the MSc you need to evidence completing a previous Masters level research module, or alternatively you will be required to complete the research module PYCM002 Methodological Approaches in Psychological Therapies Research(that will not be used in the calculation of your award). Please note there will be an additional charge for this module - see the fees page

In this programme we aim to help you consolidate your previous training as an effective and evidence-based practitioner in mindfulness-based cognitive therapies and approaches by undertaking a research dissertation in this area. We aim to provide you with a high quality and stimulating learning experience in a supportive environment that is enriched by an internationally-recognised research environment.